Crib Bumper Alternatives

By angela at 2020-09-11 • 0 collector • 141 pageviews


So if crib bumpers aren’t safe, what are your alternatives? “I see why people like crib bumpers. I have kids, and when they were young they sometimes got their legs caught between the slats,” Hammond says. “But, unfortunately, there isn’t a great alternative to crib bumpers.”

Hammond does have one suggestion, though: a playard or portable crib (often used while traveling). Hammond says she used one herself for her third child. With bendable mesh sides, babies can’t put their feet through them or bonk their heads.

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